Happy in Hull? Why this British township backed Brexit

( CNN) Hull lies on the muddied banks of the River Humber in northern England. It is often “ve called the” ‘Gateway to Europe.’ Every morning, ferries unload their shipment from the Netherlands and Belgium. And every evening, trucks loaded with goods are shipped across the North Sea to mainland Europe.

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Britain’s Brexit debate devolves into a bizarre standoff between boats on the Thames

On June 23, the British public will vote on whether they should leave the European union. The debate over the so-called “Brexit” referendum has heated up over the past few weeks, culminating in a bizarre, watery stalemate on the river Thames. In a show of support for the Vote Leave campaign, a flotilla of fishing […]

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